oh hi there new year

To be quite honest the new year completely crept on me!  And I don’t normally get excited about a new year, but since 2017 wasn’t exactly my year – breakup and a new city. So I’m particularly happy to ring in a new year. This year, I will focus on the most important thing I should’ve focused on the last 10 months – ME.

After taking a short hiatus from social media this holiday season and after reading up on the ever-changing Instagram algorithm, I’ve decided to be more open this year. Who knows, maybe I’ll discover something I wouldn’t have found otherwise. And my lovelies readers, however small an audience it might be, I’ve decided to truly open up on this relationship. Because a good relationship does take some level of vulnerability and that’s exactly what I intend to do with whoever reads this. Read More

Channeling a Cool, French-Girl Look

Oui, oui to an affordable French-girl look!

Parisian Chic Inspiration with beretsI started studying French in high school and so my obsession began. Maybe the fact that I went to a private high school named after a French saint was the beginning…who knows.

Truth be told, I love channeling a French-girl look (no makeup, bold red lip) whenever I can. In this particular look, the beret honestly is the key piece that pulls the outfit together for a Parisian chic vibe. I’ve linked to a few of my favorite berets including my exact one below.

parisian chic vibes

Cool Girl French StyleCool Girl French Style | Struggling HipsterWhite Sock Booties to Try Now | Struggling Hipsterparisian chic look

All Photography: Laurel Creative

Exact White Bootie (Marc Fisher) was a #FabFind from Marshall’s – similar styles linked below

Exact Pants – Aritzia Babaton Cohen Pant (wearing smallest size)

WHAT I’M WEARING